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People — and politics — threaten Kano’s ancient walls

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Young boys scramble up the remains of a crumbling section of the ancient city wall in the Kofar Na’isa area of Kano, in northern Nigeria. “This wall may not survive the rainy...

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

House of Reps pledges quick passage of AMCON amendment bill

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HOUSE of Representatives Committee on Banking and Currency said that the lower chamber will work with the Senate to ensure quick passage of the AMCON amendment bill. Chairman of House of...

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Court stops Kano govt from collecting consumption tax

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By Innocent Anaba abuja—A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has set aside the provisions of Sections 96 and 97 of the Kano State Revenue Administration (Amendment) Law, No. 3 of 2017...

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

How PDP will remove Buhari from power – Dr. Umar Ardo

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How Dr. Umar Ardo became the enfant terrible of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, and the man at the centre of many controversial dialectical disputations in the party, could be traced to...

Mon Jul 23rd, 2018     Read More →

PDP holds emergency 80th NEC/BoT meeting Monday

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will on Monday hold an emergency 80th National Executive Committee (NEC) and Board of Trustees (BoT) meeting. In a notice issued late on...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

3 die in Jigawa auto crash, 4 injured

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THREE persons were, on weekend, confirmed dead in an auto crash involving a commercial vehicle (Sharon) and a tractor, along Gumel Hadejia road in Jigawa. Superintendent Abdu Jinjiri, the Police...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

PDP’s John Mamman, thousands of his supporters decamp to APC in Nasarawa

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By David Odama Mass exodus of members of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP allegedly hits the Nasarawa state chapter of the party following the defection of a Chieftain of the Party, John Mamman...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Fears of arrest, abuse by Govs may kill State Police Bill – Sen. Ibrahim

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The Chairman, Senate Committee on Police Affairs, Sen. Abu Ibrahim, says the fear of indiscriminate arrest and detention by state governors may kill passage of the State and Community Police...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Aregbesola is like the nest!

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In the next few months, there will be a change of baton in the State of Osun. It has been eight tough years since a Marxist took the state by storm, after a protracted and iconic struggle. From...

Sun Jul 22nd, 2018     Read More →

2018 Hajj: Max Air transports 502 intending pilgrims to Medina

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Abuja – Max Air on Saturday commenced 2018 Hajj operation with the transportation of 502 intending pilgrims from Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, to Medina in the Kingdom of...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

We’re doing everything to stave off defections — APC

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Amid the insinuation that Saraki and co may dump the APC, the ruling party says it is doing everything possible to stave off possible defections of some of its critical stakeholders ahead of the...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

‘Poorlitics’: Model for aspiring young leaders

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In the words of the former governor of Yobe State and serving member of the senate, Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim, in his book titled, Poorlitics, ‘’If you follow your people, you have no...

Sat Jul 21st, 2018     Read More →

2019: No election will hold in Biafraland – Zionists

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By Chinedu Adonu ENUGU – THE Biafra Zionists Federation, BZF, on Friday vowed that no election would be conducted in the defunct Biafra region during the 2019 general elections. This came...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

I’ll take over Enugu as President, declare Biafra independence, says released BZF President

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…Gives Nigerian govt 31 days to pack out …Says nothing will stop Enugu take-over …Says Trump ordered his release, barred police, army from shooting at them By Chinedu...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →

Why I want to be Governor of Kwara – Issa Aremu

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By Victor Ahiuma-Young ONE of the foremost labour leaders in the country, Mr. Issa Aremu, who declared his intention to contest Kwara State governorship election in 2019 on Wednesday, has given...

Fri Jul 20th, 2018     Read More →